"Collector's Special First Day Only" Cancellation
issued by the U.S. Postal Service
Lincoln's New Salem-Springfield Post Road Cancellation
February 12, 1976 with historical inserts by Dr. Wayne Temple
of the commemorative envelopes feature a special artistic
cachet by the late international Lincoln artist, Lloyd Ostendorf.
of the cancellations used by the U.S. Post Office, except
the Lindbergh cancellation, were created by the late Lincoln
artist Lloyd Ostendorf.
Post Road (#1 above)
February 12, 1976